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Title Implementing sustainability : the New Zealand experience / Caroline Miller.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2011.


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 229 pages) : illustrations
Series The RTPI library series
RTPI library series.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject New Zealand. Resource Management Act 1991.
Resource Management Act 1991 (New Zealand)
Conservation of natural resources -- Law and legislation -- New Zealand.
Regional planning -- Law and legislation -- New Zealand.
New Zealand.
Contents Setting the scene -- Implementing sustainability by legislation -- Integrated management and regional planning -- Urban planning & the built environment -- Energy and infrastructure -- Tangata whenua and the Resource Management Act -- The profession, the politicians & the public -- The lessons from New Zealand.
Summary New Zealand's Resource Management Act was the first and most extensive attempt to institute sustainability at a national level, covering all resources from land to water. This book provides a comprehensive account of the challenges of implementing sustainability. It offers a practitioner's insight into the RMA and spells out the lessons that can be applied to planning systems of other countries.
Other Title Print version: Miller, C.L. (Caroline Lomax). Implementing sustainability. New York : Routledge, 2011 9780415495509